International Programme on Chemical Safety

IPCS Harmonization Project

Harmonization of approaches to the assessment of risk from exposure to chemicals

The WHO International Programme on Chemical Safety (IPCS) is leading a project to harmonize approaches to the assessment of risk from exposure to chemicals. The goal of this project is to globally harmonize approaches to risk assessment by increasing understanding and developing basic principles and guidance on specific chemical risk assessment issues. Harmonization enables efficient use of resources and consistency among assessments.

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